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AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic тез
Roman tez
Perso-Arabic تئز

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *tēŕ-. Cognate with Crimean Tatar tez, Kazakh тез (tez), Tatar тиз (tiz), Uzbek tez, Chuvash тар (tar, to run away).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tez (comparative daha tez, superlative ən tez)

  1. quick, fast
    tez olmaqto hurry, to be quick
    Tez ol, gecikirik!Be quick, we are late!
    Synonyms: cəld, iti
    Antonym: yavaş

AdverbEdit

tez

  1. quickly
    Vaxt tez keçirTime passes quickly
    Antonyms: gec, yavaş, yavaş-yavaş
  2. too early, premature
    • 2014 September 11, “Aydın Mirzəzadə: “Hələ tezdir””, in Ann.az[1]:
      Çox təəssüf ki, Ukrayna böhranının sona çatdığından danışmaq hələ tezdir
      Unfortunately, it is still premature to talk about Ukraine coming out of the crisis.
    Bunu etmək hələ tezdir, gözləyəkIt's still too early to do this, let's wait
    Antonym: gec
  3. early
    Səhər tezdən evdən çıxmaqTo leave [home] early in the morning
    Synonym: səhər-səhər (early in the morning)
    Antonym: gec

Derived termsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Maybe from Latin aptus. Cognate with Spanish tez.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tez f (plural tezes)

  1. complexion (appearance of the skin on the face)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Perhaps from Old Spanish aptez, from Latin aptus (healthy, robust).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tez f (plural teces)

  1. complexion

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit


TatarEdit

NounEdit

tez

  1. knee

UzbekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *tēŕ-.

AdjectiveEdit

tez

  1. quick, fast

AdverbEdit

tez

  1. quickly, fast